Location : Stellenbosch, Western CapeContract Type : PermanentAppointment Date : ASAP Remuneration : R 36 000, 00 CTC Role Description The successful candidate will be appointed as an assistant in terms of;
a) The development, implementation and maintenance of new systems; (b) Administration, maintenance and security of current systems;
c) Monitoring of Linux servers, systems and databases including implementation of remedial action in the event of an error, data breach or other issue.
Key Performance Areas Assistance covering the following areas : Administration, configuration and maintenance of Linux systems;
Programming and maintenance of in-house Developed Systems using Pascal based RAD’s such as Delphi and Lazarus;Programming and maintenance in PHP may also be required;
Administration and maintenance of Gitolite system used as source code repository;Administration and maintenance of Database systems for in-house developed systems as well as Moodle;
Administration and maintenance of the infrastructure for Apache Web based systems;Maintenance of the Moodle System backend;
Administration and maintenance of Linux email systems;Administration and maintenance of Linux server security systems;Administration and maintenance of Linux backup systems.
Specific Skills Administration, configuration, maintenance and backup of Linux systems (preferably Debian based);Administration, configuration, maintenance and backup of MSSQL, MySQL and PostgreSQL database systems;
Designing, programming and maintenance of Delphi / Lazarus based systems;Using Git and Gitolite for source code repositories;
Administration, configuration, maintenance and backup of Apache based web systems;Maintenance of Moodle systems infrastructure;
Working experience with LAMP and especially PHP would be an advantage. Experience & Preferences 3 years’ experience in Linux AdministrationPreferably 3 years’ experience in PHP / LAMP environmentPreferably 3 years’ experience in SQL Database AdministrationPreferably 3 years’ experience in Delphi or Lazarus programming Qualifications Linux Certifications such as RHCT, RHCE and LPIC or equivalentDiploma in Information Systems Technology or equivalentComputer Science Degree or equivalentAdvantageous : (a) Tertiary qualifications in Computer Science or Programming;
b) Industry recognised courses relating to Linux, SQL Databases, Delphi or PHP Programming, Apache or Networking Please note : Preference will be given to EE candidates